Growing your own medicine
Host: Sam Coffman “The Human Path
In the next 2 weeks’ podcasts, Sam Coffman discusses what is involved in growing medicinal plants for your own back yard “farmacy.” Whether you are growing medicine alongside your food in your backyard, or you have a “guerrilla garden” growing in the city greenbelt behind your house, Sam will address some of the most important points that can help you plan, create and harvest good medicine of your own rather than having to rely on a non-sustainable resources such as internet herb stores.
Some of the topics that Sam will talk about over this 2-part podcast will include: Raised bed and wicking bed herb gardening, forest and guerrilla gardening, mono- vs. poly cultures in medicinal plants, soil health, growing the local native medicinal plants, composting, vermiculture and black soldier fly larvae, and of course which herbs you choose to plant in your herb gardens and why. Join Sam as he helps you plant and grow your own herbal apothecary whether for day-to-day use or for post-disaster medicine! Sam Coffman Website: http://thehumanpath.com/